'''Birmingham–Southern College''' ('''BSC''') is a private liberal arts college in Birmingham, Alabama
, United States. Founded in 1856, the college is affiliated with the United Methodist Church
and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). More than 1300 students from 33 states and 16 foreign countries attend the college.
Birmingham–Southern has a 13:1 student-faculty ratio, and 96% of full-time faculty hold a doctorate or the highest degree in their field.
Birmingham–Southern has been consistently ranked among the best liberal arts colleges in the United States.
["[http://www.bsc.edu/communications/accolades.htm Recent Accolades]" page at BSC.edu - accessed June 22, 2008]
The college is one of just forty institutions nationwide profiled in Loren Pope
's ''Colleges That Change Lives
, ''which offers the following...